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New Mix: Vampire Weekend, Savages, Giant Drag, Eluvium And More

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Electronic Edition: James Blake And Brian Eno, DJ Koze, Bonobo, More

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50 years after the band was founded, The Zombies still count as a discovery for many attendees of SXSW. Here, Rod Argent (left) and Jim Rodford play to a warm reception on the festival's final night at Brazos Hall in Austin, Texas. Sean Mathis/Getty Images hide caption

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SXSW 2013: Day Five Highlights

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